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DES Constructor

Initializes a new instance of DES.

[Visual Basic]
Public Sub New()
public DES();
public: DES();
public function DES();


You cannot create an instance of an abstract class. Application code will create a new instance of a derived class.

This method defaults the protected fields of SymmetricAlgorithm to the values shown in the following table.

Field Default Value
KeySizeValue 64
BlockSizeValue 64
FeedbackSizeValue 64


Platforms: Windows 98, Windows NT 4.0, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 2000, Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003 family

See Also

DES Class | DES Members | System.Security.Cryptography Namespace | Cryptographic Services